Altering keyframe property values

  1. To access the Animation toolbar, click Customize on the Main menu of the application, point to Toolbars, then click Animation.
  2. Click the Animation drop-down menu and click Animation Manager.
  3. Click a created track on the Tracks tab of the Animation Manager and click the Keyframes tab to view the keyframes created for the track.

    Alternatively, choose the keyframe type in the Keyframes of Type drop-down list and click the name of the track in the In Track drop-down list that you want to examine.

  4. Click the value of a keyframe property to change it.
    Editing keyframe property values
  5. Press ENTER.
  6. Click Close.

    The keyframe properties for a time animation track include Time, Interval, and Units, as in the example below. After a time animation is created, the time range can be subsetted to shorten the length of the temporal animation, and the interval and units can be changed on the Keyframes tab of the Animation Manager.

    Altering keyframe values

You can use the keyboard to navigate from cell to cell in the Keyframes tab columns. After typing an entry in a cell, press ENTER to move down the column to the next entry. Press TAB to move to the adjacent right cell. Hold the SHIFT key and press the TAB key to move to the adjacent left cell.

Published 6/7/2010